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embay definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To put, protection, or detain in or like in a bay.
    • To bathe; to soothe or lull as by washing.
    • To shut in, or housing, as with a bay.
    • to place, shelter, or detain in or just as if in a bay.
    • To bathe; to soothe or lull as by bathing.
    • To shut-in, or refuge, as with a bay.
    • to place, housing, or detain in or as if in a bay.
    • To bathe; to soothe or lull as by bathing.
    • To shut in, or shelter, such as a bay.
  • verb:
    • To bathe; to steep.
    • To shut in, enclose, protection or trap, eg ships in a bay.
    • To bathe; to steep.
    • To shut-in, enclose, housing or pitfall, including boats in a bay.
    • To bathe; to high.
    • To shut-in, enclose, protection or trap, particularly vessels in a bay.
  • others:
    • To inclose in a bay or inlet; inclose between capes or promontories; landlock: as, the ship or fleet is embayed.
    • To bathe; high.
    • To inclose in a bay or inlet; inclose between capes or promontories; landlock: because, the ship or fleet is embayed.
    • To bathe; high.
    • To inclose in a bay or inlet; inclose between capes or promontories; landlock: because, the ship or fleet is embayed.
    • To bathe; high.
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